Small-scale fisheries are Too Big to Ignore

Too Big to Ignore is a new research network and knowledge mobilization partnership to promote and revitalize small-scale fisheries.

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New Book: Governability of Fisheries and Aquaculture

This volume illustrates the contribution of interactive governance theory to understanding core fisheries and aquaculture challenges.

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Information System for Small-scale Fisheries (ISSF) launched

  TBTI is extremely glad to announce the launch of its Information System for Small-scale Fisheries (ISSF), the first interactive global repository of small-scale fisheries, providing information on key characteristics of this sector in various locations around the world, as well as synthesized knowledge about their importance, contributions and potentials.  Through crowdsourcing tools, it invites people with […]

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2nd World Small-Scale Fisheries Congress: 21-26 September, Merida, Mexico, 2014

The 2nd World Small-Scale Fisheries (2WSFC) Congress was held in Merida, Mexico, 21-26 September 2014. The congress, whose main theme was “Options and Opportunities for Small- Scale Fisheries,” featured more than 250 presentations on the following topics: economic viability; livelihoods and wellbeing; ecosystem stewardship; rights and access; governance and governability; food security; assessment and monitoring. The congress was an […]

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WHO WE ARE

Officially launched in September 2012, this six-year long Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC) project is an open network that encourages anyone interested in SSF, including fishers, fisher organizations, practitioners, managers, policy makers, donors, students and researchers to participate in an interactive discussion about SSF.  TBTI is a research network knowledge mobilization partnership established to elevate […]

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New e-book: Enhancing Stewardship in Small-Scale Fisheries: Practices and Perspectives

  The University of the West Indies in partnership with TBTI is glad to present a new e-book titled: “Enhancing Stewardship in Small-Scale Fisheries: Practices and Perspectives”. The e-book explores the notion of stewardship within the framework defined by the TBTI Working group 4 “Enhancing the stewardship”. It recognizes SSF as complex adaptive social-ecological system, and […]

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‘Emerging Swells’ – public event at Coastal Zone Canada

On June 16th, Coastal Zone Canada is holding a public event titled ‘Emerging Swells’. The event is an opportunity to learn how researchers around the globe are engaged in finding sustainable solutions to the unique challenges faced by the coastal communities. The event will be held in the Maritime Museum of the Atlantic, Nova Scotia. […]

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